Hong Kong

Taste of Home: The Comfort Foods of Asia

Remote Lands | August 9, 2016

Across Asia, comfort foods are as varied as the countries they come from and provide interesting insights into the cultures to which they belong. Join us on a cozy culinary tour as we identify the go-to favorites from seven Asian countries, discover a little about what goes into the them and where you can try them for yourself.

Chinese Food: The Need-to-Knows

Remote Lands | June 29, 2016

So, you think you know Chinese food? The ubiquitous cuisine we in the west consider to be Chinese accounts for only a tiny percentage of the vast array of dishes represented by this huge country’s many regions.

5 Fantastic Urban Festivals in Asia

Remote Lands | May 15, 2014

From Hong Kong’s Dragon Boat Festival to Chiang Mai’s Songkran, these thrilling events are a fantastic way to get a large spoonful of the country’s culture, without even leaving the city…

Cheung Chau Bun Festival

Jay Tindall | December 31, 2012

The Cheung Chau Bun Festival is an annual festival held on the small island of Cheung Chau in Hong Kong. I attended this unique festival several times while I was living in Hong Kong.